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How to improve your pet’s sleep  

How to improve your dog’s sleep  

Reducing some common disturbances and adjusting your routine might be all that’s needed to help your dog get adequate sleep. The struggle to get enough...
growing pains

Does your puppy have growing pains?

Did you know dogs can have growing pains? If you are a new puppy owner and have noticed symptoms of pain in your pup, they...

Keep your pets safe this Canada Day!

July 1st can be a frightening holiday for our canine companions. These two simple steps will help you ease his fear and keep him...
A painted Pet Portrait. Dog with a rose in his mouth

5 reasons to get a pet portrait

Animals pass through our lives too quickly. A pet portrait is the perfect way to reflect on all the happy memories you created together...
Understanding the symptoms of Lyme disease

Understanding the symptoms of Lyme disease

The symptoms of Lyme disease can be tricky to notice in both dogs and humans, since they’re similar to those associated with other common...

Supporting your senior pet with quality nutrition

It can be difficult to watch your senior pet deal with the hardships of aging. Closely monitoring his nutrition with the help of your...
How to stop your dog from herding people

How to stop your dog from herding people

Does your herding pup try to “corral” your family and friends? Here’s how to nip this bad habit in the bud. Border collies and other...
5 clever ways to give a dog a pill 

5 clever ways to give a dog a pill 

Some dogs will gulp a pill up faster than you can blink an eye… but others aren’t so compliant. Here’s a few sneaky methods...
Paws En Route

Paws en Route – the transportation experts for pets

In August 2016, Dacia Rohlehr was faced with a dilemma all pet parents fear. Her dog, Liam, was very sick, and needed to be...
How to incorporate Pantone’s Color of the Year into your dog’s life

How to incorporate Pantone’s Color of the Year into your dog’s life

Looking for a few easy ways to integrate Pantone’s Color of the Year into Fido’s environment? Here’s how. Pantone recently announced Living Coral as 2019’s...
Take your dog to work day

Take your dog to work day

In celebration of Take Your Dog To Work Day, here are seven tips to ensure a peaceful, productive day of humane and canine camaraderie. 1....
Air Canada goes above and beyond to protect animals on flights

Air Canada goes above and beyond to protect animals on flights

A new certification reinforces Air Canada’s unparalleled commitment to the welfare of live animals, reassuring pet parents across the globe. Air Canada recently became...
Sweet and savory spice treats

Sweet and savory spice treats

Use whatever you have on hand to create these delicious homemade dog treats. They're never the same twice! Ingredients 4 cups whole flour -- use one...
cloning your dog

How much do you know about cloning your dog?

Curious about cloning? This once-controversial process is becoming increasingly commonplace. Most pet parents agree that dogs' lifespans are far too short. Sadly, scientists haven't discovered...
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Queen Victoria and her dogs

Queen Victoria, is perhaps best remembered for being the longest reigning monarch in British history, but did you know she was also a massive...
dog on the beach

Safety tips for the beach

Being able to take your dog the beach is a privilege. Good manners and attention to safety from both of you will ensure you’re...
Tips for hiking with your senior dog

Tips for hiking with your senior dog

Planning to hit the hiking trails with your senior dog this summer? Here’s an action plan to keep her safe, healthy and happy! Hiking is...
The Trempe inquest – reducing dog bites

The Trempe Inquest: 35 recommendations to reduce dog bites

In April of 1998, eight-year-old Courtney Trempe was killed by a neighbour’s Bull Mastiff in Stouffville, Ontario. As a result of that inquest, a...
4 tricks to stop dog begging in its tracks

4 tricks to stop dog begging in its tracks

Begging might be cute, but it’s not very polite. Here’s how to teach your dog to keep to himself when you’re eating. Are you...
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OSPCA Underequipped Study Finds

Brock labour expert releases first study of OSPCA animal cruelty investigation work in Ontario. Enforcement officers with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty...
Pee-ew! What to do if your dog gets sprayed by a skunk

Pee-ew! What to do if your dog gets sprayed by a skunk

It happened – your dog had a run-in with the neighborhood skunk. Wondering what to do? Get rid of that funky smell with this...
social media dachshunds

Social Media is going to the Dachshunds!

Dachshunds may be small, but don't let their size fool you. These little pooches have taken Canadian social media by storm. From earning best blog...
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Protecting Animals at Rio 2016 Olympics

International charity, World Animal Protection and the Organizing Committee for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games have announced a partnership to keep the...